Most Popular "Somalia" Titles
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1. Captain Phillips (2013)
PG-13 | 134 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller
The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
2. Black Hawk Down (2001)
R | 144 min | Drama, History, Thriller
123 elite U.S. soldiers drop into Somalia to capture two top lieutenants of a renegade warlord and find themselves in a desperate battle with a large force of heavily-armed Somalis.
3. The Expendables (2010)
R | 103 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller
A CIA operative hires a team of mercenaries to eliminate a Latin dictator and a renegade CIA agent.
4. Hotel Rwanda (2004)
PG-13 | 121 min | Drama, History, War
The true story of Paul Rusesabagina, a hotel manager who housed over a thousand Tutsi refugees during their struggle against the Hutu militia in Rwanda.
6. The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
R | 150 min | Action, Biography, Crime
A look at Germany's terrorist group, The Red Army Faction (RAF), which organized bombings, robberies, kidnappings and assassinations in the late 1960s and '70s.
7. Dirty Wars (2013)
Not Rated | 87 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama
Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill is pulled into an unexpected journey as he chases down the hidden truth behind America's expanding covert wars.
8. Desert Flower (2009)
R | 120 min | Biography, Drama
The autobiography of a Somalian nomad circumcised at 3, sold in marriage at 13, fled from Africa a while later to become finally an American supermodel and is now at the age of 38, the UN ... See full summary »
9. Hamilton: I nationens intresse (2012)
109 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Special agent Hamilton goes undercover and joins a Russian mafia organization that smuggles swedish weapons to terrorists. Suddenly they are attacked by unknown group of heavily armed men ... See full summary »
10. I Witness (2003)
95 min | Drama, Action, Thriller
After 27 bodies are discovered in a collapsed tunnel in Tijuana, a man tries to unravel the mystery before becoming the next victim.
11. 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994)
100 min | Drama
71 scenes revolving around a recent immigrant, a couple that has just adopted a daughter, a college student and a lonely old man.
12. Medal of Honor: Warfighter (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Drama, History
Regroup with the SEALs from medal of honor, as they take on a international terrorist plot.
13. The Spy: Undercover Operation (2013)
121 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
About an agent who is undercover in a foreign country while his wife has no idea what he does for a living.
14. Last Hijack (2014)
83 min | Documentary, Animation
LAST HIJACK is a true tale of survival in Somalia told from the pirate's perspective. Combining animation with documentary storytelling, the film takes an innovative hybrid approach to ... See full summary »
15. The Last Witness (1999 TV Movie)
R | 95 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
A woman becomes entangled in the conspiracy of two world governments to assassinate an international leader in New York.
18. Delta Force: Black Hawk Down (2003 Video Game)
In 1993, a soldier joins other Special Forces troops in the wartorn country of Somalia to assist in the delivery of food to starving people. To ensure the delivery, the soldiers must ... See full summary »
22. The Last Child: The Global Race to End Polio (2004 TV Movie)
G | 56 min | Documentary, History
From the frontlines in Nigeria, India, Haiti and elsewhere, "The Last Child" takes you behind the scenes where you'll witness the victories and challenges of trying to wipe out a disease for only the second time in history.
26. Shooting the Truth (2009)
4 min | Documentary, Short, War
Pulitzer Prize nominated war photographer Michael Kamber reveals what compels him both personally and professionally to do a job that consistently puts him in harm's way in places like Baghdad and Somalia.
28. The Trouble with Pirates (2010)
76 min | Documentary
The Trouble with Pirates tells the story of Somali piracy with unique access to Somalia, the negotiators, the European warships in the Gulf of Aden and the heartbreak of a hostage situation gone wrong.
29. Women, War and Resettlement: Nasro's Journey (2011 TV Movie)
27 min | Documentary
The story of one Somali woman's journey from her war-torn homeland to a new home in Columbus, Ohio. Nasro could not speak English, had no family for support, and had no job when she arrived in the states.
31. Through the Fire (I) (2013)
40 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
For more than two decades, Nobel Peace nominee Dr Hawa Abdi sheltered 90,000 Somali refugees during the long civil war. In spite of the pain endured since the loss of her son, her faith in ... See full summary »
Director: Eunice Lau
32. No Problem (2015)
Documentary | Completed
"No problem" is a common phrase in Africa. Paradoxically it is often used in situations where there is a problem - for example, when we landed in Somaliland and discovered that we could not... See full summary »
34. Schneegloeckchen: Snowdrop (2014)
15 min | Short, Drama
SNOWDROP is a short film telling the story of a group of refugees trying to cross the EU border. It's about hope and dreams but also about real life tragedy. And eventually it's a film about the pursuit of happiness and it's power.
35. Pirates of the Indian Ocean (2012 TV Movie)
PG | 35 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
People may think that pirates belong only to stories and movies... but we hear the news of their attack and holding sailors as hostages for ransom everyday. This is a documentary about modern day pirates, their requests and their roots.
36. La quarta via (2012)
37 min | Documentary, Short
Kaha Mohamed Aden, an Italian writer of Somali origin, narrates her memories of Mogadishu, her hometown, and reconstructs its story in Pavia, where she currently lives. The capital city of ... See full summary »
38. If We Knew Their Stories (2007)
19 min | Documentary, Short
Doctors in three North American cities give us a glimpse into the lives of their refugee patients. The stories told here by the doctors - and by the refugees themselves - shed new light on ... See full summary »
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
The FBI follow-up when a Nazi war criminal imprisoned in Munich claims to know the cause of the blackout. He also knows Agent Mark Benford by name. Benford and Agent Janis Hawk travel to ... See full summary »
Dangerous Missions (1999–2002)
Counter Terrorist Teams
Reviews the history and evolution of terrorism and counter terrorism. Primary focus is on the more dramatic successes and failures since the 1972 murders of Israli Olympians in Munich by Palestinean terrorists.
Criminal Minds (2005– )
TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The seemingly random killings in a Houston ward bring the BAU down for the profile, but finding the pattern proves difficult.
Gimme Some Truth
TV-14 | 43 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Mark must testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee about his flashforward.
Sleeper Cell (2005– )
38 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Cell hijacks a chemical truck in preparation for Youmud Din ("Judgment Day") as the FBI prepares to stop them, not knowing that, due to a misunderstanding of the Arabic calendar, the ... See full summary »
Strike Back (2010– )
Vengeance, Part 2
TV-MA | Action, Drama, Thriller
Taken hostage in Mogadishu by Waabri and his girlfriend Asmara, Scott and Dalton escape with the help of Stonebridge and Richmond. Sinclair is replaced as leader of Section 20. Michael and Kerry rekindle their relationship.
Terra Nova (2011– )
TV-14 | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
When Elisabeth, Jim, Malcolm and Taylor investigate radio silence at a nearby scientific outpost, they discover an outbreak of a mysterious virus causing memory loss, paranoia and ... See full summary »